Famous people born in 1908 - page 4

    Edward Teller

    Edward Teller

    Edward Teller was a theoretical physicist, who invented the hydrogen bomb

    AmericanJanuary 15, 1908116 views

    Anna Magnani

    Anna Magnani was an Oscar winning Italian stage and film actress

    ItalianMarch 7, 1908256 views

    Ethel Merman

    Ethel Merman was an actress and singer known for her powerful voice

    AmericanJanuary 16, 1908223 views

    Alfred Day Hershey

    Alfred Day Hershey was an American bacteriologist and geneticist who won the 1969 Noble Prize in Medicine

    Salvador Allende

    Salvador Allende was a former president of Chile

    ChileanJune 26, 1908151 views

    Olivier Messiaen

    Olivier Messiaen is a renowned French composer and organist

    FrenchDecember 10, 1908110 views

    Leo Rosten

    Famous for crafting Yiddish lexicon, Leo Rosten is well known for acquainting Americans with the Jewish culture and language

    AmericanApril 11, 1908171 views

    Peg Entwistle

    Peg Entwistle was a British-born stage and screen actress, who appeared in only film and became infamous for committing suicide at the age of 24

    Elliott Carter

    Elliott Carter is a renowned composer whose music incorporates many features from neoclassicism to serialism

    AmericanDecember 11, 1908140 views

    Buddy Ebsen

    Buddy Ebsen was an American actor known for his role in the sitcom ‘The Beverly Hillbillies’

    AmericanApril 2, 1908200 views